PROMISE NOT TO USE LICENSE TO REGISTER TO VOTE OR FOR ID

By Bob Katzen

The Senate 7-31, rejected an amendment to a section of the bill that requires the applicant to attest, under the pains and penalties of perjury, that their license to operate has not been suspended or revoked in another state or country. The amendment would also require the applicant to attest that he or she will not use his or her license for the purpose of registering to vote, voting or for identification. Continue reading PROMISE NOT TO USE LICENSE TO REGISTER TO VOTE OR FOR ID

REQUIRE RMV TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TO CITY AND TOWN CLERKS

By Bob Katzen

The Senate 10-29, rejected an amendment that would require the RMV to provide information on the holder of a Massachusetts driver’s license to any city or town clerk requesting information to verify the identity and eligibility of any individual using a Massachusetts license to vote or to register to vote. Continue reading REQUIRE RMV TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TO CITY AND TOWN CLERKS

UNDOCUMENTED/ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS CAN GET DRIVER’S LICENSE Bill#(S 2851)

By Bob Katzen

The Senate 32-8, approved a bill allowing undocumented/illegal immigrants to apply for a Massachusetts standard driver’s license. The House has approved a different version of the bill and the Senate version now goes to the House for consideration. The bills are similar and both branches approved their version by veto-proof margins. Once the two branches agree on a final version, the measure goes to Gov. Charlie Baker.
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